To optimize outcomes. The tw1st education project is a close collaboration between research, industrial, and educational institutions. 

The University of Twente designs, develops, and evaluates the digital learning environments and support. While Saxion focusses on the professional development of the teachers within the project. Thales provides their professional expertise and knowledge to help design a new digital lab. In addition, four Dutch technical vocational education institutions provide assistance and expertise throughout the project: Graafschap college, ROC van Twente, Deltion college, and Aventus.